Opinion

A branch of the WFCU is seen in this file photo from 16 July 2010.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Apology To WFCU, Francis

An opinion piece written by Robert Tuomi entitled A Tale Of Two Credit Unions, and originally published 5 June 2017, was the subject of a…


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Jobs Going Elsewhere

Windsor and Essex County are missing in action as other communities announce new economic developments. In fact, investors seem to be by-passing Windsor altogether. Soprema…


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Farmland Threatened By Developments

It is a pickle of a situation indeed. There is more and more pressure to start paving paradise; some of the best agricultural land in…


The Langevin Block, home to the Prime Minister's Office in Ottawa, is seen from the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill on 18 September 2010. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Adieu Langevin

By Gerry Bowler, Frontier Centre for Public Policy “We do not allow the dead to rise up against us. … You will be lifted clean…


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Murky Water Maghnieh’s Future

Local pundits are becoming mathematical whiz kids as they calculate life in 2018 Windsor with Al Maghnieh back on city council. In his last bid,…


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Big City Blues

With a single thought, Anne Jarvis in a column published in the Windsor Star on June 16, definitely defiantly defined Windsor’s greatest misnomer. In a…


The Premier Aviation MRO facility at Windsor Airport is seen in this file photo from 14 May 2013.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Silence On Jobs

Over the period of the continuing rule of Windsor by the Francis Council, the community has lost far more jobs than have been created. During…


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Drew Dilkens Farewell Tour

Although pundits are having a lot more fun than they probably should with the new antics of interim mayor Drew Dilkens they are a wee…


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Re-Visioning Ford City

For years, Windsor’s Drouillard Avenue, as its slices famed Ford City in half, has sat derelict. It is, usually, eerily quiet; a quiet that has…


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Getting Windsor Out Of A Pickle

A rather mundane announcement over the public address system at the recent Western Ontario Swimming Association competition at the downtown natatorium said about all there…